Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Burcu Aydin
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 September 2008
Keywords: Credit Growth, CEE, Parent Banks, Panel Data, banking, foreign ownership, foreign bank, bank ownership,
Recent developments have increased questions about vulnerabilities in Central and Eastern European Countries (CEE) that are experiencing credit booms. This paper analyzes the role of foreign-owned banks in these cr...